TITLE: The United States and Sino-Indian Maritime Rivalry
SPEAKER: C. Raja Mohan, Michael J. Green, Ashley J. Tellis
EVENT DATE: 2010/02/22
RUNNING TIME: 98 minutes
As China and India emerge as great powers, they are beginning to transform the maritime security politics in the Western Pacific and Indian oceans. A panel discussion at the Library of Congress examines the naval dynamic among China, India and the United States and the implications for the maritime balance of power in Asia. The moderator for the panel discussion is C. Raja Mohan, holder of the Henry Alfred Kissinger Chair in Foreign Policy and International Relations at the Kluge Center.
Speaker Biography: C. Raja Mohan is professor of South Asian studies at the S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
Speaker Biography: Michael J. Green is a senior adviser and holder of the Japan Chair at the Center for Strategic & International Studies and an associate professor of international relations at Georgetown University. He has served as special assistant to President George W. Bush for national security affairs and as senior director for Asian affairs at the National Security Council.
Speaker Biography: Ashley J. Tellis is a senior associate at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, specializing in international security, defense and Asian strategic issues. While on assignment to the U.S. Department of State as senior adviser to the Undersecretary of State for Political Affairs, he was intimately involved in negotiating the civil nuclear agreement with India.